You won't miss out on anything when you travel with an escorted coach touring group. The below itineraries are all guided by a driver and onboard touring expert who will take you through the history, culture, and stories of your surroundings.
This tour has been designed specifically for rail enthusiasts to enjoy the best of New Zealand at a relaxed pace. An exceptional itinerary including a selection of breathtaking journeys, visits to many exciting attractions and a wide range of activities. Journey across the Southern Alps on board the TranzAlpine train, and enjoy the beautifully restored Glenbrook Railway vintage train. One highlight is an overnight experience aboard the Fiordland Navigator as you cruise across the majestic Doubtful Sound.
Travel in small group luxury as you explore the top destinations and attractions of the North and South Island's. Starting in Christchurch journey across the South Island before crossing the Cook Strait to the capital city of Wellington to tour the northern regions.
Discover the ‘’must-see attractions’’ of New Zealand’s North and South Islands on this all-inclusive small group holiday. You will experience a blend of culture and cosmopolitan living in the North Island and then be in awe by the majestic beauty of the South Island. This tour will also visit some lesser-known regions such as the Art Deco city of Napier and the wine-producing region of the Wairarapa. Enjoy sumptuous meals including a range of speciality evenings, 18 nights of premium accommodation including four 2 night stays and a range of pre-paid attractions. All the iconic experiences are included – the Milford Sound Cruise, TranzAlpine (please remove space between the 2 words) Rail Journey and a Maori Hangi and Concert.
Embark on an enchanting expedition through New Zealand's North and South. This Inspiring Journey provides the perfect balance of relaxation and adventure, from the hot pools of Franz Josef to the brave depths of Queenstown, the adventure capital.
Looking for something special for your “Trip of a Lifetime”? The Kakapo is the most comprehensive three-week itinerary with all our favourite Kiwi holiday spots rolled into one unique tour. You’ll cover our country from north to south and see famous sights and treasures off the beaten track.
Get to know Maori culture and Kiwi hospitality relaxing over private lunches with the locals. Stroll gentle trails through our National Parks and get close up to our scenic wonders from the volcanoes of the north to the breath-taking high country, lakes, fiords and coastline of the south. You’ll be amazed it’s all the same country.
The tour starts in New Zealand's quirky little capital. Home of New Zealand's parliament, "The Beehive" this harbour capital is compact and full of little treasures. After bringing in the new year, journey down through the South Island for the rest of your tour. Experience a wine and cheese tasting in Blenheim, possibly spot a seal or whale in Kaikoura, unearth the mysteries of Larnach Castle, and enjoy a multitude of adventure in Queenstown before winding your way back up to Christchurch via the wild west coast. Along the way, you will be spoilt with activities, scrumptious dinners and spectacular scenery. This is one of Grand Pacific Tours Ultimate Tours and they really are fabulous, business class on wheels. Only one departure date so reserve your spot today - New Years sorted!
The Far North is a land of ancient kauri forests, pristine coastlines and the beauty of the Hokianga and Bay of Islands. As the birthplace of the nation, the links to early Maori and European culture are clearly visible and you will hear many fascinating stories from our local guides. Discover geothermal Rotorua and explore Tongariro and Abel Tasman National Parks before reaching the magnificent alpine scenery of Aoraki/Mount Cook, Queenstown and Fiordland.
Got two weeks in New Zealand and want to make them count? Then this is the trip for you. From Maori culture and the geothermal delights of Rotorua to visiting four national parks - Tongariro, Abel Tasman, Aoraki/Mount Cook and Fiordland. Enjoy an unforgettable day cruising on Milford Sound and take a spectacular scenic flight back over the alps to Queenstown.
The ultimate coach touring experience includes the acclaimed Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow. See the South Islands most iconic attractions and stunning locations as well as enjoying front row seats to one of the best aeronautical exhibits around. Depart the South Island, crossing the Cook Strait by ferry to New Zealand’s capital city, Wellington.